Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02965 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eremogone macradenia (S. Watson) Ikonn.
Infraspecific    var. macradenia 
Common name   desert sandwort
R. Van Buren   s.n.  
Coll. Date 30 May 1998 
United States
Washington County
Locality Hurricane Cliffs, Black Ridge, E of the Browse Exit of I-15;
Habitat Notes on rocky outcrop. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 37° 19'  22" N, 113° 15'  50" W
Township Range T40S, R13W, Sec. 12  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02965s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02429s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03796s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06245s1.jpg 
specimen image: 12771s2.jpg 
specimen image: 15107s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02997 Heuchera parvifolia      "little-leaf alumroot" same section
02999 Penstemon leonardii  var. higginsii   "Higgins' beardtongue" same section
02992 Physaria acutifolia  var. acutifolia   "sharpleaf twinpod" same section
03677 Quercus turbinella      "Sonoran scrub oak" 1.1 mi. E


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dry Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. NW   Pintura 
South Ash Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. NW   Pintura 
Pintura (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. N 4078  Pintura 
Pintura Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. N 4088  Pintura 
Leap Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. N   New Harmony 
Dry Sandy (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. SW   Pintura 
Peters Leap (Bend) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. N 4731  Pintura 
Anderson Ranch (Locale) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. SW 3793  Pintura 
Dry Sandy Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. W 4009  Pintura 
Anderson Junction (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 3832  Pintura 
Beatty Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. W 4846  Pintura 
Toquerville Springs (Spring) Washington County, UT 4 mi. S 3504  Pintura 
Smith Mesa (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 5771  Smith Mesa 
Black Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 4.3 mi. NE 6372  Kolob Arch 
Coal Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.5 mi. N   New Harmony 
Maple Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.6 mi. N   New Harmony 
Toquerville (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 4.9 mi. S 3399  Pintura 
Washington County (Civil) Washington County, UT 5 mi. S 3898  Pintura 
Deer Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 4.6 mi. NW 5850  Pintura 
Toquerville Post Office (Post Office) Washington County, UT 5.1 mi. S 3396  Pintura 


Taxon Links for species Eremogone macradenia  (S. Watson) Ikonn.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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